Zip Code 40503 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLexington
Zip Code StateKentucky
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fayette
Area Code859
Current Population:28003
Racial Majority:White 87.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$59915
Average Adjusted Gross Income$66640
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time19.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Eastern Daylight Time
Elevation Range965 - 1001 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)38.00484000, -84.53496400

Zip Code 40503 Description

Zip Code 40503 is located in the state of Kentucky in the Lexington metro area. Zip code 40503 is primarily located in Fayette County. The official US Postal Service name for 40503 is LEXINGTON, Kentucky. Portions of zip code 40503 are contained within or border the city limits of Lexington-Fayette, KY, . The area code for zip code 40503 is 859. 40503 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Kentucky.

The current unemployment level in 40503 is 3.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 40503 increased to 28003 from 27420 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 40503 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 40503 public schools is White. 27.7% of students in 40503 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 24589 87.51% 24058 +2%
 Black Or African American 876 3.12% 891 -2%
 Hispanic 913 3.25% 1303 -30%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 82 0.29% 29 +183%
 Asian 1161 4.13% 1263 -8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.04% 6 +67%
 Other Race 56 0.04% 56 -80%
 Two Or More Races 397 1.63% 397 +15%

Zip Code 40503 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.5%
 Black Or African American 9.4%
 Hispanic 5.5%
 Asian 5.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.1%
 Two or More Races 3.3%

Zip Code 40503 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2800327420
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households12264
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$59915
Income Under $50K Per Year41.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.30%
40503 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Kentucky District 6Andy BarrRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Kentucky Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$189449
Average Real Estate Sale Price$158051
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 71l - Inner Bluegrass
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 40503 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)24273544536266655846372845
Avg Max Temp (°F)40455566748286857867554565
Avg Precip (In.)3.383.354.423.794.844.464.623.743.212.823.544.1346.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Lexington-Fayette, KY
CBSA Type40503
CBSA Population466177
Time ZoneEastern Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/New_York
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-5 Hours